Mar 12, 2013 5:00am PDT
the girlfriend who was seriously injured. dennis maceda was fleeing a hit and run and is now facing hit and run and homicide charges. >>> the san francisco symphony is scheduled to meet with a federal mediator to continue contract negotiations. if no agreement is reached, the symphony is threatening to strike and cancel upcoming east coast tour. the knew -- musicians had asking for an increase, they say management's proposal could cut benefits and freeze wages. >>> a hearing today about california's high poverty rate. according to the u.s. census bureau, california's poverty rate is the worst in the country, almost 25% of california lives in poverty. today's hearing, research experts will be testifying about the factors that contribute to that high poverty rate. >>> caltrans plans to install special fencing to keep the homeless out from under a freeway on-ramp in san francisco. an area was cleared on king street in mission bay. workers offered to take them to a church for housing help and screenings, the new fencing is expected to cost $300,000. >>> 5:35. in a few hours, nasa will say what it'
Mar 15, 2013 5:00am PDT
girlfriend was seriously injured. prosecutors say dennis of sunnyvale crashed into their care. he has been charged with manslaughter, dui, and hilt and run -- and hit and run. >>> a convention of top republican party leaders this is a live picture. this is donald trump, obviously. this is at the conservative political action conference known as c-pac. don trump is speaking live there now. others include mitch mcconnell, mitt romney, and former running mate paul ryan. political analysts say the annual event is a way to check the pulse of the political right and also see who may be the leader in the future of the republican party. we'll check back on that a little bit later. >>> time now 5:48. bill lockyer has withdrawn divorce papers he filed against his wife. her drug addiction and extramarital affairs ended her political career and almost ended the political career of her husband. but nadia lockyer recently finished a drug treatment she entered after being arrested in august on drug charges. >>> a san jose teacher is being mentally evaluated after attempting to commit suicide. this comes